Red arrow shows the 2 thread converter attached to the UPPER looper to block the looper. We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience, analyze site traffic, personalize content, and serve targeted ads. That needle thread needs to come straight off the spool stand antennae above the machine and then down to the thread guide just above the needle. Enter your email address to follow Janome Life and receive notifications of new posts by email. Holiday Make List Leave a comment. Best case would be to use the same colour thread in both needle and looper although I don’t think I’d advise a 12wt thread in the looper. Let’s find out how. We found Madeira Avalon film was just the perfect weight for this technique. I have a Janome 6600 MC and love it. Stabilizer has not yet been torn away. We explain how today. What about on kiddie klobber? Blanket Stitch idea from Leslie Becker at Winston Fabrics in St. Louis, MO. ( Log Out /  Remove this tape when you are finished serging blanket stitch. Place the project in your left hand and gently pull the stabilizer to the right, with you right hand - pulling the topstitch thread over the edge of the fabric. What about using it on the edges of pockets or cuffs on a jacket? But wait…..there is another step to get it looking the way you want. But if you adjust the tension of the lower looper to be a little higher – maybe 1 -2 numbers? From beginner to artisan; sharing what we love about Janome sewing machines for sewing, creating and quilting. I would be no help on recommending any machine to do the blanket stitch … December 2, 2013 by janomecanada. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. I've looked on my Janome 6600 for the serpentine stitch that I have seen so many quilters use. Experiment and see what you like for your projects>. Tag Archives: Janome Blanket Stitch. This is a popular technique for finishing the edge of fleece. I used the Janome FA4 serger. If they don’t currently stock this brand, perhaps you could ask them to bring in a roll of it for you or perhaps even the Starter set which gives you a good sized piece of 12 different stabilizers to try out. Not quite the same as the grey zig-zag above but a little tighter and neater and so I’m happy. 3 thread serger stitch on the Janome FA4 serger with needle thread tension bypassed completely. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. When you serge around the edge of whatever you want the blanket stitch edging to be on, it won’t look like a blanket stitch. The Janome  Air Thread 2000D serger has this built into the upper looper (just swing it into place). Your Janome dealer will either stock, or can order, each type of our Janome needles, which were manufactured by Organ to use specifically in our machines to ensure optimal stitch quality. You are invited to visit our French blog for Janome Canada. Avalon film is one of the stabilizers included in the starter set. For extra reinforcing, I would recommend stitching over a double folded edge for kids clothing which will be put through the washer frequently. Not really what I wanted, but worked okay as the stitches on my machine are mostly just the basics. ( Log Out /  I can't get the stitches to look right on the top, the underside looks great - not so much for the top. Thicker thread – this red thread is 12 wt cotton. This is a popular technique for finishing the edge of fleece. I mostly use a stitch width of between a 2 and a 2.5. Your Janome dealer will either stock, or can order, each type of our Janome needles, which were manufactured by Organ to use specifically in our machines to ensure optimal stitch quality. These are the instructions for setting up the serger for blanket stitch in the Janome 1200D manual. Instructions: Thread Janome Blue tip needle with embroidery thread. So the next photos will show 2 thread blanket stitch where only the left needle threader and lower looper are used. Stitch #52 looks like a smocking stitch on my machine, which is generally used for sewing elastic in garments, but I have used it once as a decorative stitch. The object of the exercise is to get the grey lower looper thread along the edge of the fabric while the red needle thread forms the blanket stitches -front and back. Machine and Fabric Required: Memory Craft Compulock; Fleece fabric; Size #14 needle; Janome Silk Topstitching thread (J203) Janome Wooly Nylon (J304) Use along hems lines and other edges for a durable and pretty edge finish. December 2, 2013 by janomecanada. ( Log Out /  Serger blanket stitch – explore your serger possibilities, Saturday Sewing Holiday Projects #4: Reusable Christmas Cracker, Janome HQ’s Instagram LIVE TODAY, WEDNESDAY 1pm EST. Madeira Avalon film is available in Canada – Janome Canada distributes this to our Janome and Elna dealers. 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